News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Chamber members are invited to a special VIP evening at the new Chisholm Hunter store in Edinburgh

    Chamber members are invited to a special VIP evening at the new Chisholm Hunter store in Edinburgh

    6th February 2017

    Chisholm Hunter have just opened one of the largest jewellery stores in the UK. Their new Princes Street, Edinburgh Flagship is now open and members of Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce are invited to a very special VIP evening this Thursday 9th February!

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  • Big business shows small firms advantages of green energy

    Big business shows small firms advantages of green energy

    6th February 2017

    Small businesses are being encouraged to switch to green energy after Google and Apple announced plans to reach a 100% renewable energy target as part of RE100.

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  • Cyrenians team up with Mark Greenaway restaurant for ‘pay what you want’ breakfast

    Cyrenians team up with Mark Greenaway restaurant for ‘pay what you want’ breakfast

    2nd February 2017

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  • Scotland Lights Up Malawi Celebration Event

    Scotland Lights Up Malawi Celebration Event

    1st February 2017

    Scotland Lights Up Malawi, a pioneering project initiated by Scotland’s 2020 Climate Group, comes to the end of it's first phase this year. Funded by the Scottish Government and delivered by Keep Scotland Beautiful (KSB), Glasgow Caledonian University, Dunelm Energy and SolarAid, the project aimed to engage all sectors of Scottish society in the issue of climate justice and access to clean energy.

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  • Some great events at University of Edinburgh business school this February

    Some great events at University of Edinburgh business school this February

    26th January 2017

    On the 1st and 9th February the University of Edinburgh will run the below events, absolutely free! On the 1st, super-agent…

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  • MacRoberts to run training session on what gender pay gap reporting means for your business

    MacRoberts to run training session on what gender pay gap reporting means for your business

    24th January 2017

    Gender Pay Gap Reporting: What does it mean for your business? (Edinburgh)

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  • QMU hosts Holocaust Memorial Day

    QMU hosts Holocaust Memorial Day

    16th January 2017

    The memorial event, which will give people the opportunity to remember the six million Jews that were persecuted and murdered by the Nazi regime and its collaborators, as well as other instances of genocide, will be held at Queen Margaret University (QMU) on the 29th January. The theme of this year’s memorial day at QMU is ‘How can life go on?’

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  • BARCLAYS LAUNCHES NEW BUSINESS LENDING SERVICE AS RESEARCH FINDS OVER 5,100 JOBS UP FOR GRABS IN SCOTLAND

    BARCLAYS LAUNCHES NEW BUSINESS LENDING SERVICE AS RESEARCH FINDS OVER 5,100 JOBS UP FOR GRABS IN SCOTLAND

    5th January 2017

    As new research uncovers over 5,100 extra jobs waiting to be created from Scottish SMEs by 2021, Barclays has launched a mobile business lending service capable of providing instant loans to businesses.

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  • Edinburgh designer selected to create Arts & Business Scotland 30th anniversary Awards objects

    Edinburgh designer selected to create Arts & Business Scotland 30th anniversary Awards objects

    12th December 2016

    An Edinburgh designer has been selected to create the Awards objects for the Arts & Business Scotland (A&BS) 30th Annual Awards. Oliver F. Conway who has previously redesigned the coveted statuette for the Scottish BAFTAs will fabricate 20 pieces based on the theme of ‘One Hundred Cogs’ to be presented to winners at a ceremony in March 2017.

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  • 20% off at East India Company Festive event on 15 December!

    20% off at East India Company Festive event on 15 December!

    12th December 2016

    Visit the East India Company on Thursday 15 December between 5.30 - 7pm and receive 20% off selected products as well as the opportunity to win lots of East India Company goodies. Too good to miss this close to Christmas!

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